a little pot of sunshine

    Digging vegetables from the garden this month involves scraping a good quantity of heavy soil from them. The leeks have their roots and tops cut off and the outer leaves peeled off at the compost heap on the way back to the kitchen, the carrots are dunked into a trough of water (providedContinue reading “a little pot of sunshine”

something for the weekend

Still on the Farmhouse Breakfast Week theme, here’s something for a weekend breakfast when there’s a little more time to mess about. An egg in a hole. The egg came from this hen that has laid all through the winter; the same hen that survived the fox attack. My little brown hen has just startedContinue reading “something for the weekend”